Closed Circuit parents guide

Closed Circuit

Release date August 28, 2013

Despite a past romantic relationship, Martin and Claudia (Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall) jointly lend their legal expertise to the defense team in the trial of an international terrorist. But they soon discover they have risked more than just their past feelings and pride.

Why is Closed Circuit rated R? The MPAA rated Closed Circuit R for language and brief violence.

Closed Circuit
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Closed Circuit rated R? Closed Circuit is rated R by the MPAA for language and brief violence.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Brief explicit violence.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Several scenes of violence, including a suicide, with some blood and detail shown.

- Depictions of explosion and fighting.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Embracing and Kissing.

- Mild sexual references.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of profanity and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Infrequent references to illegal drug use.

- Tobacco use/smoking.

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Closed Circuit
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language
Alberta 14A Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Language May Offend, Tobacco Use/Promotion.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
Quebec G Not Recommended For Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video

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Cast and Crew

Closed Circuit is directed by John Crowley and stars Eric Bana, Rebecca Hall, Jim Broadbent, CiarĂ¡n Hinds.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Closed Circuit movie is January 7, 2014. Here are some details…

Closed Circuit releases to home video on January 7, 2014.

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